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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Chunky is 273. Chunky, Mississippi is the 15,458th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Chunky was in 2000, when its population was 344. In 2000, Chunky was the 14,955th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,458th largest city in the US. Chunky is currently 20.6% smaller than it was in 2000.
Chunky has shrunk 20.6% since the year 2000. Chunky, Mississippi's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15455||Newburg, West Virginia||274||-23.6%|
|15460||Hope, North Dakota||273||-9.0%|
|15461||Iaeger, West Virginia||273||-23.0%|
The total voting age population of Chunky, Mississippi, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 266. The voting age population is 55.3% male and 44.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Chunky are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Chunky are 86.6% White, 8.4% Other, 4.1% Two or more races and 0.9% Black. Additionally, 11.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Chunky, 12.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.6%. On a per-household basis, 6.5% of families are below the poverty line in Chunky.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.1% of Chunky residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.7% of Chunky residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.9% have a bachelor's degree and 0.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Chunky residents aged 5 and older, 10.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Chunky is 7.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Chunky, 26.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Chunky is $32,917.
In Chunky, 77.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 22.8% of housing units in Chunky.
Of all the housing units in Chunky, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Chunky, 17.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Chunky is $756.
In Chunky, 72.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.